MRA Development Board August 2015

The MRA Development Board (MDB) met on 27th August 2015 and considered nine CPs. The CPs, their implementation dates and voting outcomes following MDB_15_0827 are below:

Change Proposal Summary Implementation Date Outcome
MRA CP 0233 – Amending the MRA to reference the MDB Constitution MAP CP 0233 seeks to introduce the existence of MDB into the MRA and ensure the MDB Constitution will be subject to the formal MRA change process. 05/11/2015 Deferred
MAP CP 0248 – Amending MAP17 to update the MDB Constitution MAP CP 0248 seeks to reference the MDB Constitution within MAP17 and move the MDB Constitution into a new appendix. 05/11/2015 Deferred
MAP CP 0241 – Introducing a system reconciliation exercise into MAP15 MAP CP 0241 proposes to introduce a system reconciliation exercise into MAP15 between the metering data held in Meter Operator (MOp) systems and ECOES. 15/09/2015 Deferred
MAP CP 0243 – Amending ECOES to stop returning MPAN details in the PPMIP response file MAP CP 0243, seeks to amend the governance surrounding ECOES functionality, in regards to the return of Metering Point Administration Number (MPAN) details in the Prepayment Metering Infrastructure Provider (PPMIP) response files. 25/02/2016 Deferred
MAP CP 0242 – Amending MAP14 to formalise the ‘Break the Link’ Process MAP CP 0242 proposes to formalise the Break the Link process, which removes the link between the Metering Point Administration Number (MPAN) and the Meter Serial Number (MSN) in the PPMIP Database (XREF) in MAP14. This is stop future transactions being routed via XREF. 05/11/2015 Deferred
MAP CP 0240 – Amending MAP14 to introduce a new Routing Method report MAP CP 0240 proposes to introduce a new report into MAP14 to inform the recipient of prepayment transactions that have been sent to a Supplier based on MPAN details derived from the Prepayment Metering Infrastructure Provider (PPMIP) database, XREF. 05/11/2015 Deferred
MAP CP 0239 – Amending MAP14 to mandate the Redirected Report frequency MAP CP 0239 proposes to formalise the frequency with which Redirected Reports are issued to Suppliers. 05/11/2015 Accept Modified
MAP CP 0246 – Addition of Criteria for Multiple Supplier Issue Resolution to MAP14 MAP CP 0246 proposes to introduce a multiple supplier transaction criteria in MAP14. This would allow parties to provide evidence that a transaction should be routed to them. 05/11/2015 Deferred
MAP CP 0252 – Update to Suppliers if metering systems are Whole Current or Current Transformer This CP seeks to introduce a new MRA Agreed Procedure (MAP) for Suppliers to provide extracts of Profile Class 5 to 8 MPANs and associated metering information. The information provided will indicate if a meter is Whole Current (WC), Current Transformer (CT) or if this information is not known. 21/09/2015 Accept Modified